Douglas Sampsel

Douglas Sampsel, who was vice president, Southeast for Trulite Glass & Aluminum Solutions, died on April 18, 2020 at the age of 76.

Sampsel began his career in the glass industry in 1968 at Libbey Owens Ford in Toledo, Ohio. In 1982 he and his family moved to Atlanta, where Sampsel and a business partner purchased Tempered Glass Inc., according to his obituary. The company eventually became a part of United Glass Corp. before joining Trulite Glass and Aluminum Solutions.

Sampsel is survived by his wife, Linda, and children, Matt (Joyce) and Megan (Rob Case).

A celebration of Sampsel’s life will be held at a later date once it is safe to do so.

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